Tag Archives for " Hiring & Recruiting "

Ep. 55: When & How to Use Cold-Calling, Partnership Programs & Vetting Your Sales Hires: Live Sales Q&A

By Scott Sambucci | March 26, 2019

  Today’s episode is a little bit of an experiment. Every month I run what’s called a Live Sales Q and A. It’s an open forum Webinar for anybody who wants to join and ask whatever sales question they have – could be a question about their prospecting, about their pipeline pull through, building teams, […]


Episode 38: Sales Compensation – Buying Persuasion Labor, The Cost of Selling & Paying Market Makers for your Startup: An Interview with David Cichelli

By Scott Sambucci | December 28, 2017

My guest David Cichelli is the leading expert when it comes to sales compensation. His book – Compensating the Sales Force – talks about building out a sales team: how to build a sales team, compensate your sales team, decide between paying commissions vs. bonuses, and so much more. Aside from David’s book, Compensating the […]


Ep. 27: Hiring Incarcerated Women & Acting “As If” In Your Sales Calls: An Interview with Factor 8’s Lauren Bailey

By Scott Sambucci | January 23, 2017

Lauren Bailey has been voted “Top 25 Most Influential Leaders in Inside Sales” by The American Association of Inside Sales Professionals 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016. Lauren is President of Factor 8, an award-winning Inside Sales training and consulting company. After spending nearly 20 years launching and leading Inside Sales organizations around the World, Factor […]


Ep. 26: Working on Your Genius by Outsourcing Company Tasks & Hiring Virtual Assistants: An interview with Mia Paulus

By Scott Sambucci | November 11, 2016

Mia Paulus is the Founder & CEO of The Admin Center. I’ve worked with Mia over the years and The Admin Center is a critical part of my company’s success and ability to scale. Mia and her teams work with their companies large and small by providing virtual receptionist, bookkeeping, customer support, marketing, social media […]


The Friday Four: Product Demos, Dealing w/ Dead Sales Leads, Pricing Strategies & List-Building

By Scott Sambucci | June 2, 2016

This week’s topics: Product Demos, Dealing with Dead Sales Leads, SaaS Pricing Strategies & List-Building 1 – PRODUCT DEMOS: Are you hearing crickets during your product demos? It’s because you’re not priming your customer the right way. DOWNLOAD THIS FREE GUIDE: “10 Questions to Ask BEFORE Your Product Demos” I built this sales tool based […]